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but the highlight came at the end. >> the blue angels. we like at all. they are all impressive but the blue angels are phenomenal. >> just a few hundred yards away was the deep blue sea that drew the crowd. america's cup fans lined the shoreline watching the sailboats. >> we have fleet week and the ac45 and the blue angels. and look at this location. we have the golden gate bridge. we have beautiful people. >> giants fans hope that they don't have the boys in black and orange singing the blues. this is the first playoff appearance for the giants says the world series win in 2010. dams went from one side of that town to the other to be here. >> we saw the blue angels. it was awesome. it was a great day. a giant victory. >> as it all of today's action was not enough, tomorrow, the giants play game two of the series. the 49ers take on the buffalo bills. the italian heritage parade gets underway. and there is more bluegrass and more airshow and lots to do in san francisco. live in san francisco, ktvu. >> more details now on the traffic situation with so many events taking place in the city. this
minutes, the blue angels. we watched them practice today and met the pilots. that and tour of aircraft carrier as big as a small city. >> oakland police have responded to a serious shootings. one happened at 80th street and international boulevard about 6:30 tonight. two men walked into the shop and one fired a weapon and both ran away. the victim was taken to highland hospital with a single gunshot wound. officers detained two suspects and did recover a gun at the scene. >>> another shooting in east oakland sent police to the 1600 block of 92nd avenue. that shooting happened at 4:30 this afternoon. it appears people in two separate vehicles were shooting at each other. the victim who was shot in the back was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. one person was detained at the scene. >> and there is developing news of another shooting in east oakland. happened within the past hour at 96th avenue and burt street. three people were shot. at least one of them ended up dying. we have a crew on the scene and bring you more information as it becomes available. >> police shot and
other events, families and scouts will be getting ready for events on the hornets. the blue angels practiced today and we caught the jets flying from treasure island. blue angels are set to perform on saturday and sunday. they will be practicing today and tomorrow. more than a million people are expected to flood the city this weekend for fleet week. and for all of the details on the weekend's fleet week events log on to www.ktvu.com. >>> a double homicide, why neighbors can't believe a friendship ended like this. >> after a deadly time in oakland the police chief lays out what he plans to do to make the streets safer. >> a lot going on this weekend, in san francisco, i got a forecast and we will look that bay area weekend, back here at 6:20 p.m. this is a lot of food for 4 bucks. yeah... think they made a mistake? i don't know - maybe. the fried cheese melt is back for just 4 bucks. 1 of 4 big 4-dollar meals on the 2-4-6-8 value menu. only at denny's. open all night. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. vo: for years, sacramento politicians have chopped aw
will worry about the fog seeing the blue angels. >> we had that big cool down started on thursday. it continues today. there is a lot of low clouds and high clouds over us. mostly cloudy pattern. it might play into our weather late sunday into monday. todays highs 60s and 70s. >>> right now westbound highway 4 looks pretty good. it is a little crowded as you come in through the bay point area. also slow traffic building up in pleasant hill. westbound 24 as you drive past lafayette and oakland it's a nice drive. let's go back to the desk. >>> topping our news san francisco is bracing for big crowds this weekend. more than a million people are expected to fill the streets were several high profile events. that includes the america's cup world series. the giants playoffs, fleet week, and the hardly strictly bluegrass festival. we have team coverage this morning to cover everything you need to know to plan ahead if you are going to visit the city. ktvu channel 2 reporter alex savidge has more on the big changes transit agencies are making to accommodate the crowds. first let's check i
-- angels. and other fleet week events. >> gas prices $5 and beyond. what is cog that spike? -- what is causing that spike? i don't spend money on gasoline. i am probably going to the gas station about once a month. last time i was at a gas station was about...i would say... two months ago. i very rarely put gas in my chevy volt. i go to the gas station such a small amount that i forget how to put gas in my car. [ male announcer ] and it's not just these owners giving the volt high praise. volt received the j.d. power and associates appeal award two years in a row. ♪ >>> from the blue angels to blue grass, lots going on in the bay area, and a million people expected to join in on the fun, we'll tell you what's on the list, and how to get around it. >> going to be exciting. welcome back to mornings on two. >> big crowds are expected san francisco today, because a lot of this weekend's events are happening there, and we are live alone the embarcadero where things are getting busy. >> reporter: if you can avoid driving to san francisco, that would be a really good idea to leave your c
a glimpse of the blue angels, but one of the most dramatic moments was perhaps caught along the shoreline as oracle's jimmy spithill flipped his boat. he didn't finish, but did come in second place in the following race. ktvu's news crews were at all of the major events and we'll have complete highlights for you coming up a little bit later at 10:30. manual just look at how perfect the weather was this morning for fleet week's flotilla of ships, but will those conditions hold up for tomorrow's events? coming up, our meteorologist mark tamayo will have. >>> an accident occurred at 1:00 this morning on southbound lanes of freeway near alvaradoo niles road. moments later police say a suspected drunk driver slammed into her car. two other cars were also involved. eight people were hurt. a witness say the suspected drunk driver was arrested at the scene. >>> a san mateo neighborhood is back to normal after homemade explosives were discovered this morning. the park and a dozen homes nearby were evacuated for hours. a hazmat crew and bomb squad cleared the area. the bottles were sent for the pol
. >>> an hour ago the blue angels performed their final flight for fleet week. they are so cool. they wowed the clouds as they flew over san francisco and the bay. the pilots performed stunts and coming up the economic impact the activities happening this weekend, what type of impact it had on san francisco businesses. >> gas prices hit a record today, rising 4 cents over night. yesterday gas rose 13 cents over night. currently the average price of gas in california is $4.65. a month ago it was $4.17. in san francisco gas is averaging $4.73. oakland, san jose, $4.67. ktvu's ann rubin has more on the reason behind the price spike. >> reporter: another day, another price hike at the pump. californians are paying a record amount. gas here is 84 cents higher than the national average. >> the prices are crazy. >> people need a break. it is way too high. >> i try not to drive. >> reporter: but some have no choice. the driver has been documenting how much he spends each day and calculating how much extra he needs to work to cover the expenses. >> to the driver and the price of the fare still the s
the beloved blue angels. the u.s. navy pilots have been making practice runs for the big show set for saturday and sunday. it's part of fleet week and the parade of ships is tomorrow. here's a look at the other events going on. the giants will take on the reds in the national league playoffs saturday and sunday. the hardly strictly bluegrass festival will take place in golden gate park. the 49ers will play the buffly bills on sunday and the italian heritage parade is on sunday. it's definitely going to be crowded. make sure you take mass transit if you are coming down here. live in san francisco i'm tara moriarty. >>> transportation agencies are gearing up for the busy weekend. and adding more services starting tonight. bart will have up to a dozen special events trained and longer hours to accommodate the crowds. there will be three times as many ferries as usual in and out of the city and muni is adding services and shuttles going straight to the giants game. >>> time now 5:02 overnight news two bart passengers robbed at gunpoint as they were stepping off a train. this happened at 11:30 last
the weekend. >>> the blue angels roared over san francisco this afternoon. they practiced ovthe water give -- over the water giving spectators a preview. it it is scheduled for saturday and sunday. >>> the only thing is, if the clouds are too low the blue angels can't perform. what do you think, bill? >> i think they will be okay. today they got away with it and there was a lot of clouds out there, but i think they will be mine and we have a special forecast coming up. the forecast today, cooler by as much as 10-15 degrees. temperatures tomorrow, they cool further. you see fog off shore. the fog has been the main mechanism for the cooling today. cooled a lot yesterday too, didn't it? 67 oakland. 61 san francisco. 48 hours ago the temperatures were 103, 102 but temperatures have really dropped down. you know what else? fire danger and air quality has got better. the marine layer gets up over the hills. low pressure comes in, takes the lid off, the air expands. all that air at the surface, that goes like this and mixes into the layers and the air quality improves. off shore, fog. low pressur
for the weekend's air show is already in town. the blue angels arrived yesterday. the navy's precision flying team is set to practice tomorrow. following that, plu angels. -- blue angels. they will have a meet an greet. >>> and we have a crew in san jose, following the shooting involving the san mateo transit officer. we may have the latest what may have caused it on the 10:00 news. >>> the cost not the morality of california's suspended death penalty. >>> of course, the oakland a's. what a fan fantastic season. tonight, the a's could say they are the western division champs in the american league. >> mitt romney was on the attack. like always we want to thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter.
on their community. >> they roared through san francisco today. if blue angels practice runs at fleet week at thunder ways. >> but first, the teenage boy who said he cannot become an eagle scout because he's gay. now tens of thousands of people have taken up his cause. >>> new at 10:00, a bay area teenager say it is boy scouts of america are preventing him from becoming a boy scout all because he is gay. jana katsuyama spoke with the family and is live with his battle against the boy scout's policy. >> reporter: frank, ryan andrason just finished this wall last week. it's called the wall of tolerance. expect for this last one, it was supposed to be his last medal as a scout but now says he won't sign on it. last week ryan thought he had reached the dream of being a boy scout. the family gave us a picture of him next to this tolerance wall. a mosaic of an anti bullying message. >> he had reflected and wanted to include our current students in making a positive message here. >> reporter: but on sunday, ryan learned that his troop scout master refused to sign off on the project because ryan is openly g
. >> they roared through san francisco today. if blue angels practice runs >>> new at 10:00, a bay area teenager say it is boy scouts of america are preventing him from becoming a boy scout all because he is gay. jana katsuyama spoke with the family and is live with his battle against the boy scout's policy. >> reporter: frank, ryan andrason just finished this wall last week. it's called the wall of tolerance. expect for this last one, it was supposed to be his last medal as a scout but now says he won't sign on it. last week ryan thought he had reached the dream of being a boy scout. the family gave us a picture of him next to this tolerance wall. a mosaic of an anti bullying message. >> he had reflected and wanted to include our current students in making a positive message here. >> reporter: but on sunday, ryan learned that his troop scout master refused to sign off on the project because ryan is openly gay. ryan's mother karen is outraged and posted a petition on change.org tuesday. in her letter she writes it hurts me so much to watch ryan suffer for being who he is because to me he is per
for fleet week, this year it will show case the blue angels along with a parade of ships that will be open for tourists. at a ceremony today mayor ed lee emphasized the role the military plays in keeping our nation secure. >> the world isn't safe. there are a lot of things happening, we have to always be ready. >> fleet week starts on thursday but the blue angels arrive tomorrow with plans to land in formation at san francisco international airport in the afternoon. >> california is the first state to ban a form of psychotherapy that tries to cure gay teenagers. it prohibits conversion therapy for those under 18. it takes effect january 1. groups say it will make it difficult for parents to get treatment. the boy scouts of america plan to bring the names of sex abusers to the police. they will look for more offenders. this comes ahead of a court ordered release of the files. it keeps keeps sex abusers out out of the organization. >>> there are reports that three u.s. troops and their translator were among 14 people killed today in afghanistan. it happened to the south of coble. a spokesper
angels. the navy's precision flight team flew in about 6:30 this afternoon. the blue angels are the attraction of the show. the pilots and fighter jets will be practicing over the bay and san francisco on thursday and friday. their performances are scheduled on saturday and sunday assumes there's no fog or cloud cover. we posted information about fleet week and the exact time when the blue angels will be performing. you will also find other events like the bluegrass music festival. >>> heartbreak today for the owners of a farm. >> what she said is we have 15 days from today to remove all our personal belongings. >> the eviction note that has them searching for a permanent home for dozens of miniature horses. >> a reversal today three months after a controversial ban on pot club. what triggered the about face in los angeles. >> those amazing a's have done it again. another big win tonight sets up a show down tomorrow in the final game of the season. details in six minutes. iw >>> a homeowner in eastern contra costa county says he is grateful that a burned out garage and car i
angels are scheduled to take to the skies to practice for the fleet week show. news chopper 2 was there when thigh arrived in the bay area on tuesday. today's practice is expected to last from 12:30 to 4:00. later this evening there is a blue angels meet and greet at peer 39 beginning at 7:15. get more information about the schedule and the rest of this weekend's festivities, go to ktvu.com and look for the hot topic section on the home page. >>> today the group that owns the peak of mount umunhum will outline its plan for that. they want to open it to hikers cyclists and horseback riders. the district is scheduled to decide later if the old radar tower should be demolished right there. citizen support keeping the old building known as knee cube but maintenance costs weigh heavily on all decisions. >>> ahead why people are riding a special bus around the state and itconnection to the upcoming election, also what facebook and mcdonalds now have in common, it has to do with a certain number. today, we're forty-seventh out of fifty in per-pupil funding. now these politicians say
will see the beloved blue angels. they have been making practice rounds for the show on saturday and sunday. here's a look at the other helps going on. the giants are taking on the reds in the national league playoffs saturday and sunday. the bluegrass festival will take place in golden gate park. and the 49ers will play the bills sunday. the heritage parade is happening in north beach on sunday also. we have two mega cruise ships docking here in the bay. that will bring about 7,000 people in the city. if you think you will be able to fine a parking spot in the city, you are mistaken. live in san francisco i'm tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 news. >>> transportation agent sills are gearing up for this very busy weekend by saturdaying more services starting tonight. bart will have up to dozen event trains and longer hours. there will be three times as many ferries as usual in and out of the city. and muni is adding services and shuttles going straight to the giants game. >>> playoff fever certainly hitting bay area baseball fans hard with both teams playing in the playoffs games this weekend. f
to attend. the blue angels will be flying over head, practicing today. catch a quick peek practicing this afternoon and shows saturday and sunday. it's part of fleet week. here is a look at the big events we talked about earlier , the giants taking on the reds in the national league playoffs and the hardly strictly blue grass festival in golden gate park. niners taking on the buffalo bills sunday and italian heritage parade in north beach sunday. the fair and two mega cruise lines docking here in san francisco. that's expected to drop 7000 people off here. if you are planning on coming down in to the city, make sure you take public transportation because parking will be extremely limited. tara moriarty, ktvu channel 2 news. san francisco is not the only place with big events this weekend. stanford hosting the arizona wildcats tomorrow and the cow bears taking on ucla at new memorial stadium. sold out justin bieber concert at the oracle arena. madonna at the hp pavilion, florence and the machine at the shoreline tonight. we in the bay area could experience our version of carmageddon,
for how long we will continue to see increase. >> reporter: gas station owners are in los angeles have shut down pumps rather than charging higher prices so they could break even. reporting live from san jose,. >> thank you for that report. you can track the latest gas prices on our website and click on the business tab at the top and scroll down to consumer news. new job figures were released. analysts say they are much better than expected according to the labor department. u.s. economy generated 114,000 new jobs in september, job less rate is 7.8%, down 3/10 of a percent from august and lowest since january ever 2009. a separate report shows 873,000 people reported finding new jobs last month. >>> election news, jobs report is the main topic on the campaign trail. drop in unemployment puts rate at its lowest level since president obama took office. the president said declining jobless rate is a sign "we are moving forward again." he says it is evidence that the economic policies are working. >> today's news certainly is not an excuse to try to talk down the economy to score a few po
of several events to draw one million people to san francisco this weekend. the blue angels spent this weekend practicing for tomorrow and sunday. and the harley strikely blue grass festival. the 49ers play at candlestick park on sunday and several street festivals are scheduled including the italian heritage parade and the castro street fair. anyone heading to the city should plan ahead. >> it will not be available. there will be a lot of people on the roads causing traffic delays. >> transportation officials say they will be add trains, buses and ferries to get the people around town. you can go to ktvu.com to read more, click on the weekend extra tab right there on our home page. >>> the authorities in hayward say a police officer fired on a suspected car theft today. the shooting happened at 11:30 a.m. near tree view elementary. according to the police, the police officer approached a parked car with the suspect in the driver's seat. the officer says the suspect refused to commy with the officer's demands -- comply with the officer's demands. he had what appeared to be a weapo
. >>> it is happening again, los angeles right now in the middle of carmageddon parking lot two. when they expect to have the 405 freeway back open. >>> the pope's former butler goes on trial. the surprising action the catholic leader may take if the butler is convicted. >> i'm what was grandma's cold remedy? hi, primo! asopao! right, asopao! there you go cuz, so you can sweat it out! oh, and music... ( all ) music? ... heals the soul. the power to share unites us. verizon brings your entire family the savings of the share everything plan. unlimited talk. unlimited text. and data you can share with up to 10 devices, all in one plan. get the 4glte droid razr by motorola for $99.99. verizon. >>> what was being dubbed as carmaggedon two is going smoothly tonight in los angeles. this weekend's freeway closure is part two of last year's big construction project on the 405 freeway. crews demolished the bridge that spanned across the freeway. the bridge will eventually be replaced so the bridge can be widened. the span is scheduled to reopen on monday. and so far there have been few traffic tie ups. >>>
the comment. malvo was serving a life sentence. muhammad was executed in virginia in 2009. >>> los angeles mayor villaraigosa tonight promised one of the busiest freeways will reopen in time for the morning commute. a 10-mile stretch of the 405 freeway was shut down on friday to demolish portions of the bridge to allow construction of an additional freeway. the event was billed as carmageddon 2. a sequel to last year's. well things have gotten pretty smoothly and demolition was finished today. the contractor faces fines of $263,000 an hour if it doesn't reopen by 5:00 a.m. >>> a big ban is expected to take place in san francisco tomorrow. what shoppers need to know. >> the proposition on the november ballot that aims to change california's three strikes law. >> a reminder that you can get ktvu news to i'm so glad you called. thank you. we're not in london, are we? no. why? apparently my debit card is. what? i know. don't worry, we have cancelled your old card. great. thank you. in addition to us monitoring your accounts for unusual activity, you could also set up free account alerts. okay
in virginia in 2009. >>> los angeles mayor villaraigosa tonight promised one of the busiest freeways will reopen in time for the morning commute. a 10-mile stretch of the 405 freeway was shut down on friday to demolish portions of the bridge to allow construction of an additional freeway. the event was billed as carmageddon 2. a sequel to last year's. well things have gotten pretty smoothly and demolition was finished today. the contractor faces fines of $263,000 an hour if it doesn't reopen by 5:00 a.m. >>> a big ban is expected to take place in san francisco tomorrow. what shoppers need to know. >> the proposition on the november ballot that aims to change california's three strikes law. >> a reminder that you can get ktvu news to go on your cell phone. just download the ktvu app, click the live icon and watch all of our newscasts live, be connected any where. [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow. you guys have it easy. i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fancy wireless receivers. blah, blah, blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into t
. president barack obama talked about the upcoming debate in los angeles. >> what i am most concerned about is having a serious discussing about what we need to keep the country growing and restore security for hard working americans. >> he will remain in nevada for the debate and chris christy will on draft. this whole race will be turned upside down some thursday morning. >>> one week from today, president barack obama comes back here to the bay area hosting campaign money. he will be hosting a dinner in san francisco. that dinner will be followed by a concert. the concert tickets start at $100 and go up to $7,500 for premium seats and also a chance to take a picture with the president. musical guests have not been announced. >>> and governor jerry brown has signed several bills into law and we will have more on why hundreds of prison inmates may soon go free. >>> how is the commute, sal? >>> you know, sal? >>> we have more traffic in lafayette and it is a little bit slow between walnut creek and concord down to center southbound -- denver. it is also slow from pittsburgh to antioch. mete
site over san francisco. news chopper 2 was there just minutes ago as u.s. navy's blue angels flew into town in formation for this year's fleet week. precision flight demonstration team will be overhead thursday and friday to practice for their performances saturday and sunday. and go to ktvu.com for more incredible video of those blue angels. just look for the video player in the middle of the home page. >>> and amtrak officials say the crossing gate was down when a big rig hit the passenger train in a central valley. that accident caused the plain to de rail yesterday injuring about 40 people. today investigators identified the truck driver as 32-year-old medina. investigators say they are listed to see if he was impaired or if there was a mechanical problem with his big rig. the train tracks reopened this morning. >>> emotions are running high on the campus of an east bay middle school. students, parents and staff are trying to come to grips with the death of a teacher. the teacher's apparent suicide comes less than a week after he was accused of an inappropriate relationship wi
. they have invited dignitaries to share their memories. >>> the blue angels are invited up in the skies for a practice run before this weekend's big fleet we can show. chopper 2 was there when this flying team arrived in the pay area tuesday. go from 12-4 and there is a meet and greet which starts at 7:15. you can get more information about the blue angels schedule and see the many festivities this weekend. just go to our website www.ktvu.com and click on hot topics. >>> how is it going this morning? >> it is good, i just read a story about the blue angels and we will keep reminding you. let's have a look at what we have now, traffic is moving along nicely in many areas. if you are driving from vallejo to oakland, it is a nice drive so far as you get to the bay bridge toll plaza, it is a nice drive. i loss want to mention a bart problem and this is a problem with bart with major delays. according to bart, there is in fact i have a map of the area and i want to put a circle on something. there is a stalled vehicle on the bart tracks near mcarthur station and this is really a bad spot. it
each other on healthcare taxes and the deficit. >>> blue angels will be here this afternoon. news chopper 2 was here when they arrived in the bay area on tuesday. at 12:30 they are scheduled to hold a practice flight over the building and you fans can meet the pilots at pier 39 which starts at 7:15. you can get the rest of all of this. look at the hot topic section right there on the home page. >>> sal? >> i am just on the phone with bart. >> she said -- the nice lady, deborah, thank you very much. >> hold on, please, i am on television. >> i wanted to hear what she was saying. she said that the bart delays are spreading out and they should be gone in an hour or so. she was telling me that the bart delays are still 20 minutes and now tapes are moving at full speed and some are delayed as much as 20 - 30 minutes. i just got the rundown, and all level savage is on this story. we got some pictures from the maintenance vehicle right near the mcarthur steaks that caused the problem. let's go to the bay bridge. we were worried about -- you know people are worried about hearing about the
of the big things going on. let's start with the hardly strictly bluegrass festival. the blue angels draw huge crowds to the waterfront, where the america's cup is also going o the san francisco giants and the 49ers are both playing this weekend and there are several street festivals, such as the italian heritage and the castro street fair, both on sunday. we have live team coverage tonight. ktvu's allie rasmus is live in san francisco with the trouble crowds will face heading into and getting around the city. allie? >> reporter: well, the message from transit officials, don't drive in san francisco this weekend, unless you absolutely have to. streets are going to be crowded. in some cases, they will be partially closed. take for example, embarcadero, where we're standing. it's going to be down to one lane of traffic northbound the entire weekend. to avoid congestion, setting out on foot may be your best bet. an estimated 1 million people are expected to flock to san francisco this weekend. while there will be more buses, ferries, even temporary bike lanes to accommodate all the visitors,
'll tell you how, coming up at 6:00. allie rasmus, channel 2news. >> again, the blue angels will be performing this weekend. one thing you can say about the blue angels is they only perform if there are clear skies. too much fog or cloud cover, and they won't go out. our chief meteorologist bill marth inn is tracking the weather for this weekend. bill, what do you think? >> yeah, they are going to be fine. we say clear skies, kind of like what we had today. today, they did practice runs and it was fine. it was partly cloudy, even at times mostly cloudy. let's take a look at the forecast for the fleet week air show. blue angels specifically, but lot of other aircraft flying around that day. 3:00 to 4:00 saturday, clouds and sun, you knew that, partly cloudy on sunday. here's the take-away. around 10:00 in the morning, you'll want jackets, because it's in the upper 50s. daytime highs in the afternoon, by the time the blue angels fly, 62 degrees. let's take a look outside right now. why do i think you'll see them? i think saturday and sunday are going to look just like this. th
the best of what is happening in los angeles. mçó4+y?i . >> stocks are higher and ben bernanke defended the u.s. central bank and monetary policy as it aims to show unemployment. nasdaq is down 8 and s&p 500 is up 2. >>> macy's' has made an announcement that could make this a happy holiday season for people looking for work. they are looking to hire 80,000 seasonal workers and it's a 2. 5% increase than last year. they are using bloomingdale. most of them will be part-time. stores begin to typically higher in october. >>> yahoo's ceo has a new job, mom. mom and baby has been announced and no name has been picked yet. she announced she was pregnant as she took over in july and she said she was just planning to take a few works weeks off -- a few work weeks off in september. >> how did you find this place... >> the movie was number one in box office numbers it was one of the strong get box office win. they had trouble with the curve and they rack up the sign. it will be stripped down and given a new coat of paint. it will take 10 weeks to complete and today on ktvu channel 2 morning news
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to los angeles this morning he will attend a concert with actor george clooney. they will announce the establishment of the caesar chavez monument. he will make his way to the bay area and head to san francisco for a fund raising concert. >>> former president bill clinton is getting ready to head to california. on tuesday morning he is expected to attend a rally at uc davis to endorse four democratic candidates including john gave men day of fairfield. will he head to los angeles to discuss the economy. >>> there was comedy mixed with discourse last night. bill o'reilly went head to head with john stewart. their 90 minute debate was streamed live on the internet and topics include foreign policy, entitlements, and the economy. >> income redistribution. do you believe in it? >> do you? >> no. i asked first. >> how is this a two personality such as yourselves are polar opposites coming together when congress can't. what advise would you give congress? [ laughter ] >> wait wait wait. >> you have to laugh. that is funny. the debate was dubbed the rumble in the air conditioned auditoriu
enrollment is lower than expected. it will save the district 1.2 million dollars. >>> friday, blue angels will making practice runs for fleet week. don't be alarmed if you say helicopters and they are going to be participating in a disaster response exercise. this morning a hoover craft will be landing on ocean beach and traffic could be rerouted in that area so be aware. and we have posted a schedule of events including when the blue angels will be performing. >>> sal, let's take everyone where they need to go, sal? >>> we don't have a lot going on which is great just to start off the morning with not a lot of major problems and northbound looks good for the drive and on 680, livermore, the whole thing, it is getting crowded and we are seeing scattered brake lights, gets go back to dave and pam. >>> more disruptions at oakland city hall. >> what mother would not want to know what happened to their baby the night he died. >> a mother is demanding answers about the shooting that took her sons' life. >>> why this fire was really tough to control. >> it was on the coast, it will be cooler to
grands biscuits let the making begin. . >>> the familiar sound of the blue angels could be heard around parts of the bay today. practiced runs this afternoon at a fleet week this weekend. hundreds of thousands of people are expected to flood san francisco for the air show which is scheduled for saturday and sunday. >>> bru angels is not the only thing going on in town. a lot of people have flocked to the city. what are we in for weatherwise? . >> get ready. remember last week when we had record hot temperatures? this weekend a completely different story. as you know, they've cooled off quite a bit. right now on live storm tracker 2 there one of the reasons the fog regrouping in fact right now and already a few into the bay right around san francisco and daly city. as far as temperatures from today, look at this, no 80 aes. warmest locations were in the 70s. antioch 77 degrees, oakland at 70 and san francisco topped out 76. what's happened shallow marine layer two or three days ago deepened quite a bit by about 3,000 feet as a result coupled out a pretty good on-shore breeze translates t
on who won or how fast they made it up. >> traffic is going according to plan in los angeles. crews worked overnight and through today to troy a traffic bridge over one of the nation's busiest freeways. the southern received the bridge was torn down last year you may remember. demolition onto north side was completed today and clean up is now underway. now plan is to reopen the 405 by 5:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. if not the contractor faces fines of $360,000 an hour. >>> still to come we will have a recall of the top stories. >> i don't think there are many federal managers either care or understand how bad it looks. >> outrage over how the government is spending taxpayer dollars and a conference right here in the bay area at the center of the controversy. >> and assault allegations made by lindsey lohan. >> and the changes coming to some bay area transit agencies. >> the new i-pad app ready to down load. watch awful newscasts live and get drive time traffic, bay area weather and video of breaking news any time, anywhere. [ woman ] ring. ring. progresso. your new light creamy po
is being called one of the deadliest for hong kong. here later, you can watch the blue angels fly. it is all ahead of fleet week which kicks off and blue angels will be practicing thursday and friday and they will be performing hopefully because there is no fog. >> crowds will also be enjoying america's cup style one of many events happening in the city this week. crowds are expected to turn out for the bluegrass festival, the oracle world conference, the street fair and the 49ers are playing and the italian heritage parade is on and the police say their whole staff will be working. muni will be extending services and 100 extra taxies will be out on the streets. >>> let's check in with sal. >>> a quick look at the toll plaza, it is backed up and in san francisco northbound 280 and we have a crash in al maim my. >>> and two people dead, even an innocent teenager is caught in the crossfire. >>> we have a destructive house fire in vallejo, we will be right back. many in the bay area. at devry university, our market-responsive bachelor's and master's degree programs can give you what
officially kicks off on thursday. the blue angels will be perm following at the airshow on saturday -- performing at the airshow on saturday and sunday. you can also watch them practice on thursday and friday. >>> a closer look at the stock markets ahead. details on one of the toughest anti-smoking laws ever passed in a city right here in the bay area. >>> a couple of reports tugging u.s. stocks lower. the company's largest fertilizer company has china and india weighing in. >>> san rafael now has the toughest anti-smoking laws in marin county. city leaders approved a ban on smoking in all apartments and condominiums as well as parks, bus stops and many other outdoor spaces. the ordinance includes special restrictions for the downtown area. smoking is also banned while on sidewalks and in plazas except when smoke remembers actively passing by on the way to a destination. >>> today at 5:00, a major recall following a salmonella outbreak, not only in the united states but in europe as well. the food that's in question and the one store chain in the bay area that sells it. >> thank you
it on in the 2nd half, ultimately sweeping the angels to win the west. it was their first division crown in two years, and few people saw it coming. ken wayne is live now at the coliseum, with fans who are still celebrating. >> reporter: there is one word used to describe this year's oakland a's. a-mazing. the players took a victory lap to thank the fans who stuck with them. >> the best team forever. we're so happy to be in the playoffs! >> reporter: coming out of the coliseum, the pandemonium continues. it's the first playoff trip in six years. history for those two little fans. >> were they even around the last time the a's went to the playoffs. 2006. >> no. actually, he was 1 years old, and he was there. >> reporter: one texans fan said the oakland crowd had a lot to do with the sweep that clinched the division. >> texas is a very polite crowd. here the people are all into it. super charged. i wish i was an a's fan, but there's no way that would ever happen. >> reporter: the long line to buy the first playoff tickets. oscar keefer shelled out more cash. >> you came from miami? >> yeah. >> wh
that blue angels show there. and get more information about that and the rest of the festivities in san francisco, go to ktvu.com and look for the hot topic section and there is a lot going on. >> a lot going on. >> uh-huh. >> you always warn drivers to be careful. >> keep your eyes on the road. >> keep your eyes on the road. we keep our eyes on sal. >> traffic is doing well around the bay area. as a matter of fact, looking at at the bay bridge, which is normal, for this time of the morning this is not unusual to have a big back up. it has become the new normal for this traffic to be backed up for a 25 to 30 minute they but no problems on the bridge. an earlier stalled vehicle, they removed that. bart is back on time by the way according to bart after earlier delays. this is north and southbound 101. we have congestion here on southbound 101 right there at the 80 split as you can see on the right-hand-side of your screen. >>> san jose. northbound 101 heavy traffic and 280 taking a beating downtown as people want to get into cupertino and sunnyvale and it is busy and 85 is slow through l
their final series to have regular season against now if they win just one of three games or the la angels lose one, the a's assure themselves of a fourth season burn. if they somehow the rangers, the a's would win the america team west. >>> thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we'll see you the next time news breaks. i'm gasia mikaelian and our coverage continues with the 10:00 news. tonight we're look intoog the death of a middle schoolteacher just days after he was accused of an inappropriate relationship with a student. keep in mind we're always here for you at ktvu.com and tmz is up next right here on tv 36 ron: years ago i made a promise to provide the best for my family, in sickness and in health. carol and i needed help figuring out what's covered by medicare and what's not. so we turned to the same folks we've relied on for health insurance all these years. announcer: ron and carol called anthem blue cross and found an affordable medicare plan that pays for some costs original medicare won't. now they can keep making memories for years to come. choose from plans offering pr
watch the blue angels flying into the bay area. it is scheduled to arrive at fso 6:15 and it officially kicks off as it is performing at the air show saturday and sunday. you can also watch them as they practice saturday and sunday. >>> and news out of vallejo... >> yes, we have a chopper overhead and this was the house involved at 106 el comino royal all, people inside the house did come in safely. the fire went to 3 alarms and primarily firefighters were concerned about extension to the brush and some of the houses nearby but it did not extend to any of the houses but it did briefly cash some of the brush on fire. allie rasmus is on the scene and she will have a report coming up at 6:00. west pound, there are no prone problems -- problems getting onto the bridge. but we see little bit -- see a little bit of slowing on the san mateo bridge. >>> santa cruz yesterday hit 100 degrees, it was amazing. watsonville also set a record high of 100 degrees, san francisco 90s so if you are sitting there in that fog for the longest time, it went from one extreme to the other. i think a late presid
and should not be considered first or second degree murder. >>> the blue angels are doing practice runs in the skies over oakland tomorrow and friday. danville pilot whose known for his heroic landing at the commercial airliner in new york's hudson river will be riding along with them today. the giant hoverer craft also made an appearance at ocean beach this morning. san francisco mayor ed lee was there and impressed by what this vehicle could do. >> i am very surprised at the size of it, the ability to carry emergency equipment from trucks to generators and all the thins that we might absolutely need in a disaster we hope we never have. >> the drill involved a cooperative effort between members of the navy, marines, coast guard and city crews. the mayor said there's also an emergency medical center set up nearby to show people what that operation would look like. >>> and fleet week is just a few of many large scale events happening in san francisco this weekend. the weekend madness includes americas cup races, the hardly strictly blue grass festival and the italian heritage parade plus
tomorrow and friday the blue angels will be taking practice runs above the city. >>> we have our chief meteorologist bill martin here, and you actually saw that. >> i did see it. it's huge. so today as it cooled down a lot and you see the fog coming in about noon. the fog is moving into the bay right now. as you know it's 20 degrees cooler in some of the big cool down spots. right now in san francisco it's 65 degrees. that's actually at the airport. it's 69 in san jose, and you'll sleep a lot better temperatures getting to go away, the hot temperatures going away. these are the highs from today, and they are still very warm or hot. livermore antioch 93 in fairfield. san francisco 74 degrees, but boy by 12:30 the winds shift and had temperatures in san francisco plum etted. last night we had temperatures in the upper 70s in downtown san francisco. the overnight lows look kind of chilly. 49 in santa rosa. 50 in napa. when you go to school in hayward 56 tomorrow morning. kind of chilly as the kids head off to school. the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting a lot longer. 28
angeles is getting a face-lift. the first time in almost 35 years. our reporter lauren savan is live near the landmark right now. that famous sign, what are they -- what are they doing to it? >> well, you know, it's one of the most iconic signs in the world. and they say it's been 35 years since it has had it's last refurbishing. well, they starting today, they are going to do an ex-- they are going to do an extensive cleaning. they are going to strip it, power wash it, prime it and repaint it. unlike most hollywood stars that get face-lifts. they are gonna do the front and the back. this will take eight to ten weeks. it will go through about 275 gallons of paint. 110 gallons of primer. when it is done, it will become fresh and new for generations to come. this sign has come around since 1923. that's when it was put up by -- but back in 1949, they took off the land part, it became the iconic hollywood sign and it has been touched up here and there throughout the years. but it was not until 1978 that hugh hefner decided that those -- that those letters needed to be replaced. they had termi
:00. tomorrow and friday, the blue angels will make practice runs for fleet week. as part of fleet week, military and local emergency management officials will be participating in a disaster response exercise. this morning a hover craft will be handing -- will be landing on ocean beach. fleet week officially kicks off tomorrow at ktvu.com. we posted a schedule of events including a -- including the exact time when the blue anjeles will be reporting -- blue angels will be reporting. >>> big news from the as. what the team just tolded you a few minutes ago -- told us a few minutes ago. it's about tonight's game. when we describe our yogurt. tillamook yogurt has no high fructose corn syrup. no artificial sweeteners. no artificial colors and no artificial flavors. that's no, no, no and... no. of course, sometimes no is a good thing. >>> welcome back. this afternoon's oakland as game would be the most anticipated as game of the year. right now, people are lining unat the coliseum box office. alex savidge is there now. the team just announced something a couple of minutes ago. what did they s
to come through. base hit left field. angel pegan with a flagged 2-2. in the bottom of the ninth santiago casilla. and ends up on scutero's glove. they are alive although just barely. >>> a career night and not in a good way for cowboy quarterback tony romo on their own field. they are blown off it by chicago. two of his five picks were returned for touchdowns this by lance brigs who will lumber back 74 yards here. 34-18 the bears beat the cowboys and tony romo going to get all kinds of heat down in dallas with their media. that's the sporting life for a monday night. but as far as the a's, nothing but the good stuff and like i say, they win the next couple of games they will be western division winners and you know over in the texas clubhouse they are feeling a little tight right now. no question about it. >> a's are definitely -- best story in baseball this year. >> there could be another champane celebration there wednesday afternoon. >> great. >> only 19,000 fans though at the game. >> they have to get out there and fill that place up a bit more. get that tarp up. >> that's right. >>
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